Event Title

Reforming Our Understanding of Homelessness: Tent City 3 at SPU

Location

Demaray 150

Keywords

Day of Common Learning

Description

Homelessness is visible all over Seattle. Most of us don’t know how to respond. But back in 2015,Tent City 3, a self-managed community of 65-100 people experiencing homeless, came to SPU due to student advocacy. TC3 returned in 2015, and President Martin made engaging homelessness a University Initiative. This Fall, Tent City 3 will be here from November 18-February 10. Find out why SPU hosts TC3, what we learned from their previous encampments, and how you can be a part of reforming our understanding of homelessness and welcoming our neighbors to campus.

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Oct 18th, 1:00 PM

Reforming Our Understanding of Homelessness: Tent City 3 at SPU

Demaray 150

Homelessness is visible all over Seattle. Most of us don’t know how to respond. But back in 2015,Tent City 3, a self-managed community of 65-100 people experiencing homeless, came to SPU due to student advocacy. TC3 returned in 2015, and President Martin made engaging homelessness a University Initiative. This Fall, Tent City 3 will be here from November 18-February 10. Find out why SPU hosts TC3, what we learned from their previous encampments, and how you can be a part of reforming our understanding of homelessness and welcoming our neighbors to campus.